During a recent interview, Kurt Angle revealed some details about the comedic character that he used to portray in WWE. The former world heavyweight champion stated that he really enjoyed that part of his career. Angle would have continued being funny, but Vince McMahon put a stop to it. McMahon felt that Angle was worth more money to the company if the fans were taking him seriously.
November 2, 2015
A very disturbing incident took place at a WWE live event in Calgary recently. A fan in attendance decided to be funny by bringing a sign that suggested that Owen Hart had jumped to his own death. Since he was such a beloved performer, it bothered a lot of people in the crowd to see suicide even being mentioned. Security removed the sign as soon as they were notified. No word yet if the fan was ejected or not.
September 13, 2015
Success has a funny way of changing up your plans. Now that Triple H has proven that his NXT stars can draw fans to live events, the company has scrapped the plans of having them do shows at small venues that WWE normally avoids. Management is now looking for medium sized venues for their developmental stars. Another idea being tossed around is to do these shows on a Saturday night in the same town of the pay per view.
April 3, 2015